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    Tiffany Studios Nautilus Shell and Gilt Bronze Figural Table Lamp, circa 1910
    Marks: TIFFANY STUDIOS, NEW YORK, 636
    14-1/4 inches (36.2 cm)


    LITERATURE:
    Alastair Duncan, Tiffany Lamps and Metalware: An illustrated reference to over 2000 models, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 2019, p. 134, fig. 542 (similar example of model #636).





    Condition Report*: In overall good condition, especially with regard to age. Small hole and stable hairline with attendant chip to underside of shell, with minute losses along rim of opening. Seams near armholes visible yet stable. Oxidation and losses to patina of bronze component, while otherwise free from splitting, losses, or observable restorations. Heritage Auctions does not guarantee the completeness or working order of electrified lighting mechanisms.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2021
    28th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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